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Zika virus update: Malaysia reports first case of Zika-infected pregnant woman
 

Zika virus update: Malaysia reports first case of Zika-infected pregnant woman

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Malaysia has confirmed its first case of a Zika-infected pregnant woman as of Tuesday, according to the health minister Dr. S Subramaniam.
 
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8 Sep 2016 - General
 
In an earlier interview with Dr Christopher Ng at http://today.mims.com/topic/ethical-decisions-in-light-of-potential-zika-virus-epidemic-are--personal---says-dr-chris-ng , he mentioned that the probability of microcephaly at this time seems to be mo...
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It seem like the inevitable invasion of Zika Virus has occurred in Malaysia, with the first pregnant woman reported to be infected with Zika Virus. Based on the experience and data from South America, Zika virus infection is particularly dangerous in...
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Hopefully, the woman and her baby belongs to the 90-99% who do not develop microcephaly. With Zika slowly spreading (with Philippines having recently had its first case since 2012), public education is one key to help prevent the spread. I guess in o...
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Such news is quite alarming, especially since the Zika virus is seen to be spreading throughout Asian countries. It is a concern too, that the virus can stay in the sperm for up to 6 months, and can affect the baby. There have been news, however, tha...
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Zika virus has really gone too fast in spreading its virus. Here in the Philippines, the virus has already alarmed the country. Maybe because we are included in the countries wherein there's a lot of travelers going in and out of specifically in ...
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In the light of these serious news, It has become extremely crucial to watch the borders tightly and establish an efficient screening system to curb the rapid spread of Zika virus. It is just a matter of time till it is transmitted allover the region...
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